Goodness, gracious, great balls of yarn

Ponder the word knitting for a moment. What springs to mind? Blue rinses? Rocking chairs? Wrinkly hands? Well think again Anorakers. Knitting has been given a multi-coloured makeover courtesy of a growing number of knit graffiti artists or ‘yarn bombers’. Their crime is to brighten up the dismal grey pavements of our towns and cities and their weapon of choice is knitting needles and yarn. And now, budding bombers can get the full low down by checking out Yarn Bombing: The Art of Crochet and Knit Graffiti, a new book by fellow knitters Mandy Moore and Leanne Prain. Here’s a little taster…





0 Responses to “Goodness, gracious, great balls of yarn”



  1. Leave a Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s




Anorak Shop

Click here to visit our online store and see our super duper products for the great outdoors.

Twitter

  • Бывший осужденный гражданин Украины, который отбывал наказание в Енакиевской исправительной колонии №52, рассказал сотрудникам Службы 4 months ago
  • Это в любом случае произойдет. Вопрос лишь в том, будет ли это происходить справедливо, или нет. 4 months ago
  • В Радикальной партии поддерживают реформу местного самоуправления. 4 months ago

%d bloggers like this: